On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 2010

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1" the 7th film based on the books by J. K. Rowling is released worldwide

  • New Zealand suffers its worst mining disaster since 1914 when the first of four explosions occurs at the Pike River Mine; 29 people are killed

Famous Deaths

  • Pat Burns, Canadian hockey coach (b. 1952)